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What does Dominica mean?

Dominica Pronunciation of Dominica as a girls' name. The name Dominica means "lord". Dominica is a version of Dominique (French, Latin): feminine of Dominic.



VARIANTS Dominika, Domenica

ALTERNATIVE FORMS VIA DOMINIQUE Domeniga, Dominee, Domineek, Domineke, Dominga, Domini, Dominie, Dominizia, Domino, Domitia



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How popular is Dominica?

Dominica is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3275 out of 4276, Top 77%) but a rare surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Dominica was first listed in 1910-1919 and reached its peak position of #1695 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked at the moment. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2018)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dominica name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Dominica outside U.S.

Which version is better?

Domenica, Dominga and Dominique (#1687 FROM RECENT DATA) are the prominent varying forms of Dominica. Other forms, like Domineke, are uncommon. Usage of these relations of Dominica was well-received among parents 26 years ago (AVERAGE #1529) and is now significantly lower (#1921, DOWN 95%), with the version Dominique becoming less in vogue.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dominica, Domenica, Dominga, Dominique in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Dominica and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended sound-alike names are Danica, Dannica, Davinia, Denica, Dinicia, Divinia, Domaneke (see Dominique), Domanique, Domenique, Domicia (see Domitilla), Domina, Domitila, Domitilia, Domitilla, Donia, Donica, Donika, Donita, Donnica, Dorina, Dorinda, Erminia, Irminia, Lamonica, Lovinia, Monica, Monnica, Robinia, Romina, Romonia, Ronica, Ronnica, Tomina, Tonica and Vinica. These names tend to be less commonly used than Dominica.

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